My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Martian Child (2007)

MENNO MEYJES Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.  USA, 2007.  New Line Cinema, Hannah Rachel Production Services, Meradin Zweite Productions.  Screenplay by Seth Bass, Jonathan Tolins, based on the novel … Continue reading

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August 2, 2019 · Leave a comment

Geostorm (2017)

DEAN DEVLIN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.  USA, 2017.  Warner Bros., Electric Entertainment, Jerry Bruckheimer Films, Skydance Media.  Screenplay by Dean Devlin, Paul Guyot.  Cinematography by Roberto Schaefer.  Produced by Dean Devlin, David Ellison, Dana Goldberg.  Music … Continue reading

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October 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

What’s The Worst That Could Happen? (2001)

SAM WEISMAN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.  USA, 2001.  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Turman/Morrissey Company, Hyde Park Entertainment.  Screenplay by Matthew Chapman, based on the novel by Donald E. Westlake.  Cinematography by Anastas N. Michos.  Produced by Ashok Amritraj, Wendy … Continue reading

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February 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Doctor Dolittle (1998)

BETTY THOMAS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA, 1998.  Twentieth Century Fox, Davis Entertainment, Joseph M. Singer Entertainment.  Screenplay by Nat Mauldin, Larry Levin, based on the stories by Hugh Lofting. Cinematography … Continue reading

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February 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Arrival

BBB (out of 5) B-level science-fiction thriller benefits from a strong story and bouncy visual look, featuring Charlie Sheen as a scientist studying the skies for signs of intelligent life in … Continue reading

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February 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Ghost In The Machine

BB.5 (out of 5) A serial killer dies during an MRI following a near-fatal car crash, and his death during an electronic storm causes his soul to enter cyberspace and … Continue reading

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January 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot!

B (out of 5) Sylvester Stallone badly wants to break into a comedy career after a decade of Rockys and Rambos, and though he doesn’t have less talent for it than … Continue reading

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January 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

I Am Sam

BBB (out of 5) Sean Penn plays a mentally challenged Starbucks employee who winds up with a baby daughter and has to take care of her. When the child reaches … Continue reading

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November 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Deep Impact

BB.5 (out of 5) The insults to human intelligence that hurl themselves your way one after the other in this loser action film are way deadlier than the meteor that … Continue reading

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November 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Along For The Ride (Forever Lulu)

BBB (out of 5) Patrick Swayze  plays a television writer in a crumbling marriage with Penelope Ann Miller, who gets thrown back to his wilder college days when his ex-girlfriend … Continue reading

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November 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Living Out Loud (1998)

RICHARD LaGRAVENESE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5.  USA, 1998.  Jersey Films, New Line Cinema.  Screenplay by Richard LaGravenese.  Cinematography by John Bailey.  Produced by Danny DeVito, Michael Shamberg, Stacey Sher.  Music by George Fenton.  Production … Continue reading

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October 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

Solitary Man

BBB (out of 5) Michael Douglas has seen better days in this sober comedy/drama; he was once a kingpin car dealer with a Midas-level touch and cash to burn. Now he … Continue reading

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October 28, 2013 · Leave a comment